Although hair ties are essential year-round, they are often a staple for warmer months. Next time you need to pull your hair up, why not style it with a cute, handmade, easy-to-crochet DIY hair tie scarf? Try the pattern below and work some up for you, family members, and friends (they make beautiful gifts). 

Method: crochet 

Skill Level: easy 

Hook: 5.50mm

Yarn: worsted weight 4 medium

Gauge: 4” x 4” = 14 S x 18 R 

Final Size: 1.75” x 25”  


ch = chain

sc = single crochet

sc2tog = single crochet two stitches together

sts = stitches

Stitch Support:

How To: Slip Knot and Chain

How To: Single Crochet

How To: Slip Knot, Chain, Single Crochet (Left Handed)

How To: Single Crochet Two Stitches Together 

How To: Fasten Off + Weave In Ends



ch 81 hair tie is worked in rows 

sc into 2nd chain from hook and continue sc for row 1

ch 1 and turn when beginning each row throughout project


row 2: sc2tog, sc 76, sc2tog (78 sts)

row 3: sc2tog, sc 74, sc2tog (76 sts)

row 4: sc2tog, sc 72, sc2tog (74 sts)

row 5: sc2tog, sc 70, sc2tog (72 sts)

row 6: sc2tog, sc 68, sc2tog (70 sts)

row 7: sc2tog, sc 66, sc2tog (68 sts)

row 8: sc2tog, sc 64, sc2tog (66 sts) 


fasten off + weave in ends